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Book / Non-Fiction

January 10, 2021

Reads: 4637

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Musings of early school days and college times as the son a a new car dealer... followed by working concurrently as a high school math teacher and newspaper sports editor...as well as side jobs as school tech coordinator and house painter in the summer... and significant time on the golf… Read More

Tags: school, work

Poem / Humor

December 30, 2020

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: life, work, surviving

Things become very clear. My poem. Read More
A few things to consider before deciding to quit your job. Read More

Tags: work, job

Most people don't enjoy the job interview experience. Some have an intense dislike for it. With certain people, their strong negative feelings can cause them to have an upsetting physical reaction. This can make things interesting for everyone involved. Read More

Short Story / Other

October 20, 2020

Reads: 86

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Marvin is assigned to do 88 jobs in the Carousel at the last minute. He has an hour to get it done. Can he do it? Read More
A man professing to be holy rapes a lesbian in God's name to cleanse the sin of homosexuality. At the police station she exposes him for deranged faker. Read More

Short Story / Other

August 17, 2020

Reads: 75

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Barry Turner is told he is being made redundant he is furious. Was that it? Was that the thanks he got for all his years hard work? He decided to do something about it. Read More
This is a poem that I thought of in English Class. I kept thinking that everyone gets up in the morning. Read More

Tags: hope, sadness, work

My experiences finding a career after graduating from university. Read More
The title is pretty self-explanatory. Been working on this one for a while, just now finished Read More

Reads: 92

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

© 2020 BriannasBooks Read More

Tags: life, home, work

New York, 1957. A look at America in the 1950's, when President Dwight Eisenhower was in charge of The White House, when the Manning family struggles to survive in the decade after the end of World War II. The new novel by Rob73. Read More

Poem / Other

June 13, 2020

Reads: 115

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: work

Reads: 324

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about Bob working from home office provided by his boss. Bob was surprised by the toilet at this place. Read More
A flash fiction short story about coal mining in Appalachia many years ago. Read More

Tags: despair, work, harsh, poor, coal

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"This is so well written. You paint a very vivid picture with your descriptions." Read More

Poem / Humor

May 14, 2020

Reads: 115

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: food, virus, work

This poem is about the stress of school and conflicting decisions from the outside world. This is about breaking down and letting yourself down. Read More

Tags: school, work, stress

Reads: 137

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Even dummies hate Mondays Read More

Tags: anger, work, monday

Get cracking, and live your life day by day. My poem. Read More

Reads: 162

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Sheri Hooley on Unsplash. Read More

Tags: earth, work, garden, soil

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